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Seth Brewer (Whistler) - BPL Lifetime Member

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About Me 2011 Appalachian Trail NOBO Thru-Hiker
2012 New England Trail End-to-End-Hike
2012 Northern Long Trail to Finish 2 Section End-to-End
2013 Pacific Crest Trail NOBO Thru-Hiker
CityWestchester County
StateNew York
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All Forum Posts by Seth Brewer

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FS: NEW Bad Elf GPS for Ipod Touch (30-pin connection)
I used a Bad Elf GPS with an iPod touch (30-pin connection NOT the newer Lightning connection) for my PCT thru-hike to use Guthooks app and Halfmiles app. Worked great - handy little GPS. Brand ...

In Gear Swap » FS: Ipod Touch 8GB w/ NEW Bad Elf GPS (Ipod used for a PCT Thru-Hike)
July 04, 9:48am

Cuben Permanent Repair Help Question
I have some of the heavy duty Zpacks cuben repair tape and I want to permanently patch over a few sections of my Arc Blast were I have stitched on some trail patches. Q: What glue can I use und...

In Make Your Own Gear » Cuben Permanent Repair Help Question
June 30, 7:40am

Someone buy this bag !
I used a long length WM Caribou for the cold weather of my Appalachian Trail Thru-hike in 2011 and couldn't have been happier! This is a great price for a great bag.

In Gear Swap » FS WM Caribou
June 29, 4:04pm

Crampons and Trekking an ice ax
Having finished my PCT thru-hike last year in the snow on October 30th...I'd say crampons would be better than microspikes, PLUS snowshoes, PLUS trekking poles and maybe even a light ice ax (la...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Pacific Crest Trail: Trout Lake to Manning Park!
June 27, 9:30pm

BPL Pants
I'll take the BPL Pants. PM incoming.

In Gear Swap » FS: Gear Closet--equipment, clothes, winter and summer stuff
June 27, 1:26pm

Happy Rock !
Eagle Creek Trail durning my PCT thru-hike last year...right after Tunnel Falls !

In Photo Gallery » share your boulders
June 24, 1:47pm

Injuries suck!
Sorry to hear your body derailed you in the attempt at the PCT this year :-( Hopefully you'll recuperate and head back out another year if it's in the cards! Best wishes getting better a...

In Gear Swap » FS. ZPacks 20 deg long wide quilt and more
June 23, 3:38pm

All of the above
I pretty much agree with all that has been said. Ultimately it's up to you to decide based on how packable your gear is, and how much food / bear can etc. type stuff you plan on wanting to t...

In GEAR » Arc Blast 52L vs. 60L: quick question
June 21, 5:52pm

FS: Hilleberg Katium 2 and Keron 4 GT
So sorry to hear about your heart attacks -- glad you are still with us, Unna and all ! Had I the funds I'd give at go at the Katium, but with the Hilleberg lust around here at BPL I'm sure...

In Gear Swap » FS: Hilleberg Katium 2 and Keron 4 GT
June 17, 8:13pm

All I know is that both EMS and REI rent gear (Tent, mat, backpack, bag)

In GEAR » Gear Rental
June 16, 11:33am

All Reader Reviews by Seth Brewer

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Gossamer Gear Gorilla
This review will be for a 2012 Gossamer Gear Gorilla in a size Medium with a Medium hipbelt. Having tried a 2011 Mariposa backpack from GG for a 100 mile portion of the New England Trail, I wanted ...

In Backpacks - Frameless
October 17, 7:16pm

ULA Circuit
Used this pack as my Winter pack for a 3 day snowshoe trip in VT. Full 35lbs of gear (never winter camped at -18 before) and found the pack to be more than sufficient for the task. Excellent load tran...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
March 03, 11:28am

ULA Circuit
Used this pack as my Winter pack for a 3 day snowshoe trip in VT. Full 35lbs of gear (never winter camped at -18 before) and found the pack to be more than sufficient for the task. Excellent load tran...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
March 03, 10:59am

Mountain Laurel Designs Exodus
Used a 2011 Exodus in size Large for 600 miles of training hikes and A.T hiking from Springer Mt, GA to Damascus, VA. Excellent capacity for a cold weather / shoulder season kit. Plenty of volume for ...

In Backpacks - Frameless
March 03, 10:55am

Packafeather XL Stove
Overall weight comparison for this review are between my current stove setups: ALL WEIGHTS ARE IN OUNCES 1) JetBoil Sol Ti Stripped Set-up w/ foil lid = 4. 09 oz. ( Pot = 3.81 + Lid = 0.28), JetBo...

In Stoves - Alcohol
March 03, 10:10am

Snow Peak Mini Solo Ti Cookset
I used the Ti Mini Solo POT (left the cup at home along with the lid) for all 5 months of my 2011 A.T thru-hike. It still looks great and works well. I added RC car gas-line tubing pieces onto the ha...

In Cookware - Titanium
February 28, 3:31pm

Sony DSC-TX10
Waterproof, Shockproof, Freezeproof and shoots great 16 MP stills while still getting very decent 1080HD video. Camera with battery and SD card weigh a very acceptable 5.5 oz. on my scale. The iSweep ...

In Photography - Hiking & Backpacking Cameras
October 19, 10:25am

Mountain Laurel Designs SoloMid Cuben
I used a white cuben solomid on my 2011 NOBO A.T. thru-hike and was very pleased with its performance. It was just as good looking the last day of my trip as it was the first. I had it on a mountain t...

In Shelters - Tarps & Floorless
October 18, 11:02am

Western Mountaineering Caribou
Used the long version of this bag on my 2011 NOBO Thru-Hike of the Appalachian Trail. I loved being able to zip it almost fully open like a quilt. This allowed way more temperature control and versati...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
October 18, 10:51am

Mountain Laurel Designs Burn (2010)
Used this bag from Damascus, VA to Katahdin, ME during the warm weather portion of my 2011 thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail. I started from Amicalola Falls in GA carrying the MLD Exodus with my cold...

In Backpacks - Frameless
September 14, 10:02am